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Alisson: Liverpool make Brazilian world’s most expensive goalkeeper.

Alisson: Liverpool make Brazilian world’s most expensive goalkeeper.

Liverpool have made Roma’s Alisson the world’s most expensive goalkeeper by signing him on a six-year deal. The Reds have not revealed how much they have paid for the Brazil number one but Roma said the deal is worth up to £66.8m (72.5m euros). “In terms of my life and my career, it’s a huge [&hellip

Azam beat Simba to retain Kagame Cup as Gor wins bronze medal.

Azam beat Simba to retain Kagame Cup as Gor wins bronze medal.

Tenerife bound Shaban iddi was on target again as Azam clawed Simba SC 2-1 to successfully retain the Cecafa Kagame Cup at the National Stadium on Friday night. Gor Mahia claimed the bronze medal after beating Zanzibar’s Jeshi la Kujenga Uchumi in the third place playoff. Apart from the trophy, Azam received Sh 3M in [&hellip

CROATIA 2-1 ENGLAND.

CROATIA 2-1 ENGLAND.

England’s bid to reach a first World Cup final since 1966 came to an agonising end as they lost in extra time to Croatia in Moscow. Juventus striker Mario Mandzukic scored the winning goal in the 109th minute of the semi-final, slotting in from Ivan Perisic’s flick-on into the area. England – in their first [&hellip

Brazil 2-0 Mexico.

Brazil 2-0 Mexico.

Neymar scored one goal and played a key role in the second as Brazil edged out Mexico in Samara to reach the World Cup quarter-finals for a seventh consecutive time. Brazil did not have it all their own way, especially in an opening period dominated by Mexico, but the five-time winners grew into what became [&hellip

Belgium 3-2 japan

Belgium 3-2 japan

Belgium completed a remarkable revival as they came from the World Cup abyss and beat Japan to reach the quarter-finals. Roberto Martinez’s side were trailing 2-0 when he brought on Marouane Fellaini and Nacer Chadli in the 65th minute, and Fellaini scored the equaliser before Chadli netted a 94th-minute winner. They now face Brazil in [&hellip

Russia win 4-3 on penalties.

Russia win 4-3 on penalties.

Hosts Russia pulled off the biggest shock of the 2018 World Cup so far as they beat 2010 winners Spain in the first penalty shootout of the tournament to reach the quarter-finals for the first time in 48 years. After extra-time ended with the score locked at 1-1, goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev was Russia’s penalty hero, [&hellip

Senegal out, World Cup.

Senegal out, World Cup.

Yerry Mina’s second-half header sent Colombia into a last-16 tie with England at the World Cup at the expense of Senegal, who lost out to Japan having received more yellow cards. Senegal spent the final 20 minutes pushing for an equaliser which would have sent the African side through – Aliou Cisse’s side were level [&hellip

South Korea 2-0 German.

South Korea 2-0 German.

Defending champions Germany have been eliminated from the World Cup at the group stage following defeat by South Korea, in one of the biggest shocks in the competition’s history. The four-time winners crashed out in ignominious fashion – conceding twice in injury time as they pressed for the goal which would have sent them through. [&hellip

Nigeria out.

Nigeria out.

A goal four minutes from time from Argentina’s left back, Marcus Rojo, took Argentina into the second round as they defeated Nigeria 2-1. Lionel Messi gave Argentina the lead on 14 minutes. Victor Moses equalised six minutes into the second half but Rojo scored the most important goal with four minutes left on the clock. [&hellip

Poland 0-3 Colombia.

Poland 0-3 Colombia.

Radamel Falcao scored his first World Cup goal as Colombia got their tournament in Russia up and running with an impressive victory that ended a lacklustre Poland side’s hopes of reaching the last 16. Yerry Mina nodded in James Rodriguez’s cross shortly before half-time to put the South Americans ahead. Falcao, who missed the finals [&hellip